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SCIENTIX Conference

The 2nd Scientix Conference will take place 24th – 26th October 2014 in Brussels. With the expected participation of around 600 teachers, policymakers, researchers and project managers, it will be one of the major networking events in STEM education in Europe.


Careers through Chemistry

“Careers through Chemistry” is an event running in association with Trinity College on Tuesday 11th November from 10.30am-12.30pm. Teachers are invited to bring classes from Transition Year and Senior Cycle Chemistry to the Tercentenary Hall for the event, which will feature short careers talks from a wide variety of speakers, all of whom have studied the Chemical Sciences.


The Festival of Curiosity

As part of The Festival of Curiosity on November 8th & 9th during Science Week, Smock Alley Theatre in Dublin, will be transformed into a curiosity filled hub with some curious family science shows.


TCD Maths & Physics Open Day

On Saturday 15th November Trinity College are hosting a Maths & Physics Open Day in the MacNeill Lecture Theatre in the Hamilton Building near The Science Gallery from 10:30-15:30. Pre-registration essential on www.physics.tcd.ie/outreach
 


European Space Agency Competition

ESA and its Rosetta mission partners are inviting you to suggest a name for the site where lander Philae will touch down on Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko on 12 November.


SFI Scientists Celebrate the Power of Science

Scientists at Science Foundation Ireland’s seven Research Centres around the country are planning to Celebrate the Power of Science during Science Week. There will be something for all ages, from robotics to photonics, from crystals to disgusting digestion, from nanotechnology to big data, from global warming to smashing science movies!


Mallow Science & Maths Fair

Mallow Science & Maths Fair is a fun packed event for all the family with interactive hands on Science and Maths activities and workshops to capture all imaginations. It takes place on Sunday 14th October in Mallow GAA Complex from 12 noon to 3.30 pm.


Maths Week Ireland 2014 October 11th-19th

Maths Week Ireland 2014 will take place from 11th – 19th October. It continues to be the largest festival of its kind in the world. In 2013 over 200,000 participated throughout the island of Ireland.


Theories, Facts and Mind Games - IoBI

As part of the celebration of its Golden Jubilee, The Institute of Biology of Ireland invites you to a keynote Public Lecture in The National Botanic Gardens, Dublin 9 on Friday October 17th 2014 at 7:30pm. FREE Admission.
'Theories, Facts and Mind Games - Enthusing young minds to delight in understanding how lively plants really are!' 
Presenter: Dr. Matthew Jebb, Director of the National Botanic Gardens